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Spread the News online news may5th 2023:Shivaji Maharaj (also known as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj) was a great warrior and the founder of the Maratha Empire in India. He was born on February 19, 1630, in the Shivneri Fort in Maharashtra, India. Shivaji Maharaj was a brilliant military strategist, who fought against the Mughals and other foreign invaders to establish a sovereign Maratha kingdom.

Shivaji Maharaj was born into a family of warriors and was trained in various martial arts from a young age. He started his military career by capturing the Torna Fort at the age of 16, and went on to capture several other forts in the region. Shivaji Maharaj believed in the principle of Hindavi Swarajya (self-rule for Hindus), and fought against the Mughal Empire to establish a Maratha kingdom in India.

Some of Shivaji Maharaj’s major achievements include the establishment of the Maratha Navy, the formation of the Ashta Pradhan (a council of eight ministers), and the implementation of the concept of guerrilla warfare. Shivaji Maharaj was a patron of the arts and literature, and he encouraged the development of Marathi language and culture.

Shivaji Maharaj passed away on April 3, 1680, at the age of 52. He left behind a legacy of courage, patriotism, and the spirit of self-rule, which has inspired generations of Indians to fight for their freedom. He is revered as a national hero in India, and his life and legacy continue to be celebrated through literature, art, and popular culture.